Letter by John Salmon "Rip" Ford describing the last battle of the Civil War
Title: Letter by John Salmon "Rip" Ford describing
the last battle of the Civil War

Date Original: 1883-07-04
Description: In this letter to the U.S. War Department,
Ford discusses the question of who was in command during "the last battle
on the Rio Grande," May 13, 1865.

Creator: Ford, John Salmon.
Subject(s): Ford, John Salmon.
Slaughter, James E.
Barrett, Theodore.
Palmito Ranch, Battle of, Tex., 1865
Austin (Tex.)
Alternative Title: 080218-13
Publisher: Wofford College
Date Digital: 2008-09-03
Type: Text
Format [medium]: Manuscript
Format [IMT]: image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications: 800ppi 24-bit depth color; Scanned with
an Epson 15000 Photo scanner with Epson Scan software; Archival master is a
TIFF; Original converted to JPEG with Irfan View software.
Resource Identifier: 080218-13
Source: The original, accession number 080218-13 , from which
this digital representation is taken is housed in The
Littlejohn Collection
at Wofford College,
located in the Sandor Teszler Library.
Language:En-us English
Relation [is part of]:The
Littlejohn Collection

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Contributing Institution: Wofford College
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